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    Keeping Strong in the Aftermath of Hurricane Sandy

    by  • December 20, 2012 • News • 1 Comment

    Chicken-wire temporarily takes the place of a sturdy wooden fence torn down by Sandy along the perimeter of the Mylonas' backyard.

    By ELINA TARKAZIKIS The recording of Grey’s Anatomy the night of Oct. 29 shut off just after the lights flickered and finally died. Sitting up from the couch, Georgia Mylonas of Old Tappan grabbed the flashlight she had on standby and switched it on. Knowing that Hurricane Sandy would be hitting that night, Mylonas found...

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    Mercedes Benz AMG introduces its SLS GT coupe

    by  • November 29, 2012 • News • 0 Comments

    SLS GT Coupe in "le mans" red. PHOTO/ Kristen Garafano

    By KRISTA SALINARDI, KRISTEN GARAFANO, ELINA TARKAZIKIS, VALERIE TORRIZO AND VIRGINIA DIBIANCA A new breed of super-sport has been born into the Mercedes Benz AMG family. The 2013 Mercedes Benz AMG SLS GT coupe is the first of its kind, being that no other automobile has been designed in-house by AMG. Made to replace the...

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    Pink Hair for Hope

    by  • October 17, 2012 • Features • 2 Comments

    Woman showing of her pink extension/ PINKHAIRFORHOPE

    By ELINA TARKAZIKIS Atheena Lekkas handed her stylist ten dollars and sat down. She watched as her hair was sectioned and a half-inch strand of bright pink was glued to her root. Her stylist released the rest of her hair and Atheena stood up and looked in the mirror. She, like her friends and women across...

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    The Rancics Get the Word Out About Surrogate Pregnancy

    by  • October 3, 2012 • Features, Uncategorized • 1 Comment

    The Rancic Family/ LIFE&STYLE Magazine

    By ELINA TARKAZIKIS Stars Giuliana and Bill Rancic have successfully given birth via surrogacy after years of troubles. Their story has both inspired and enlightened couples struggling to have children. After rounds of experimenting with In Vitro Fertilization (IVF), an infertility treatment where an egg is fertilized by sperm outside of the body, Giuliana was diagnosed...

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    New Jersey on TV, Take Two

    by  • September 26, 2012 • Features • 2 Comments

    The Garretti Family. PHOTO/cbs.com

    By ELINA TARKAZIKIS New Jersey is more than the state of fist-pumping and guidos. Actually, much of New Jersey is not that way at all, and most of its citizens are not fans of that association. Some viewers are hoping a new show will change the state’s image. Oct. 4 marks the date of the infamous...

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    Vote for “Hollywood?”

    by  • September 19, 2012 • Features • 0 Comments

    Eva Longoria. PHOTO/topcelebrity.net

    By ELINA TARKAZIKIS The friendship between Hollywood and politics has been increasing with celebrities using their famous names and hefty bank accounts to influence voters. Stars like Republican actor Clint Eastwood show no shame in sharing political opinion. Eastwood spoke at the Republican National convention (RNC) as a surprise guest and upstaged candidate Mitt Romney with his controversial...

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    Public “Safety?”

    by  • September 12, 2012 • Features • 0 Comments

    By ELINA TARKAZIKIS Say the words “public safety” to any student on campus and I doubt you’ll get a good response. I have personally never heard of a positive public safety experience, nor have any of the many people I’ve asked. The goal of Ramapo’s campus patrol is to keep us safe, but are we really...

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